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SAN FRANCISCO, Feb. 17, 2015 /PRNewswire/ -- Women's wellness provider Ella Health has appointed industry leader Dawn-Marie Ickes as director of physical therapy and integrative wellness.
Professional Orthopedic and Sports Physical Therapy (“Professional”) has opened a state-of-the-art physical therapy clinic in Brookfield Place — the new luxury cultural, dining, and shopping
Paul Reed, PT, DPT, of Tidewater Physical Therapy was recently named to the Tidewater District Ethics Committee, a volunteer position that engages in leadership and planning to support the goals
Derek Fenwick, PT, MBA, GCS was elected as the President of the Oregon Physical Therapy Association (OPTA) after serving as Vice President of the professional association for four years.
Testosterone replacement therapy is a popular yet controversial treatment for testosterone deficiency.
Kessler.Core, part of the world-renowned Kessler Institute for Rehabilitation, provides on-site medical rehabilitation services.
Education Resources Inc. is thrilled to announce a partnership with the Illinois Occupational Therapy Association
Nation's Largest Pure Occupational Health Provider Addresses Medicare Payment Policies in Texas; Institutes Necessary Steps to Strengthen Compliance Functions to Meet Highest Regulatory Standards
Rob Panariello (MS, PT, ATC, CSCS), founding partner and chief clinical officer of Professional Physical Therapy (“Professional”), was awarded the Lynn Wallace Clinical Education and Professional
Accredited by the American Physical Therapy Association, Spine & Sport’s new Orthopedic Residency Program is Southeast Georgia’s first and one of only 84 in the U.S. Savannah,
Cold Compression Therapy is used to reduce pain and edema (swelling) for instances such as soft tissue injuries, strains, sprains, or post-surgical therapy. As the name suggests, the therapy includes the application of cold (cryotherapy) but also includes the principles of R.I.C.E. (Rest, Ice, Compression, and Elevation). Cryotherapy, application of cold or ice to the painful area, lowers the metabolic rate of the tissue and prevents further injury to the site from the inflammatory...
Heat therapy is a treatment in the medical field to relieve pain and improve over health. It can be a therapy used only once, repeatedly in rehabilitation sessions, or as part of an after-care routine in sports medicine. It can be delivered in many forms with success in all. How the Heat Helps As heat is introduced to the area, the temperature will increase beginning from the outer layer and moving deeper into the tissues. After the change in temperature, the blood vessels in the area of...